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From the books  ...  Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (12 & 12)


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1.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... average.   BB How It Works, p.58  
Their chances are less than average.


2.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... average.   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.171  
The general moral standard was, as I recall it, far above the average.


3.
View TRADITION THREE essay   ... average?   12&12 Tradition Three, p.141  
Was it credible that A.A. was to have a divorce rate far lower than average?


4.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... average alcoholic's plight is, in my opinion, ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.43  
One of these men, staff member of a world-renowned hospital, recently made this statement to some of us: "What you say about the general hopelessness of the average alcoholic's plight is, in my opinion, correct.


5.
View STEP ONE essay   ... average alcoholic, self-centered in the extreme, doesn't ...   12&12 Step One, p.24  
No, the average alcoholic, self-centered in the extreme, doesn't care for this prospect -- unless he has to do these things in order to stay alive himself.


6.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... average Americans.   BB There Is A Solution, p.17  
We are average Americans.


7.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... average citizen could see for himself just ...   12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.186  
Consequently, many groups began to hold meetings which were open to interested friends and the public, so that the average citizen could see for himself just what A.A. was all about.


8.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... average in intelligence.   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.172  
Both father and mother were considerably above the average in intelligence.


9.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... average man like himself, a spiritual life ...   BB The Family Afterward, p.129  
He will perceive that his spiritual growth is lopsided, that for an average man like himself, a spiritual life which does not include his family obligations may not be so perfect after all.


10.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... average newcomer wanted his family to know ...   12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.185  
As a rule, the average newcomer wanted his family to know immediately what he was trying to do.


11.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... average temperate drinker.   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxviii  
We believe, and so suggested a few years ago, that the action of alcohol on these chronic alcoholics is a manifestation of an allergy; that the phenomenon of craving is limited to this class and never occurs in the average temperate drinker.


12.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... average; we forgot the immense goodwill of ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.121  
We forgot that most alcoholics in A.A. have an earning power considerably above average; we forgot the immense goodwill of our brother A.A.'s who were only too eager to help us to better jobs when we deserved them; we forgot the actual or potential financial insecurity of every human being in the world.


The 164 and More™ Book, eBook, and Web Site are all CONCORDANCES which display passages from the Big Book Alcoholics Anonymous, the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, and the A.A. Grapevine (A.A. Preamble only).  Sorting and rendering passages in the proprietary format of the 164 and More concordance does not in any way imply affiliation with or endorsement by either Alcoholics Anonymous World Services Inc., or the A.A. Grapevine, Inc.  Further A.A.W.S. Inc. and the A.A. Grapevine Inc. have no objection to the use of this material in the 164 and More concordance.

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